Karen Roussel Cordes, age 77, was called to her heavenly rest on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 7:29 AM. She is survived by her son Robert LaBrosse, Jr.; daughter and son-in law Kristen and Elmer “Skip” Wendel III; son and daughter-in-law David and Beth LaBrosse; brother and sister-in-law Kevin and Laura Roussel; grandchildren Robert LaBrosse, III, Nicholas Wendel, Adam Wendel, Matthew Wendel, Lucien LaBrosse, Declan LaBrosse, and great-granddaughter Hailey LaBrosse.
She was welcomed into her eternal reward by her husband, George Cordes; her mother and father, Irma Munch Roussel and Leoncio “Chris” Roussel; and her granddaughter Rachael LaBrosse.
A longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish, Mrs. Cordes was a resident of Covington, Louisiana following Hurricane Katrina.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Visitation and Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church, 2320 Paris Road, Chalmette, Louisiana. on Saturday, March 7, 2020. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM followed by Mass at 1:00 PM. The interment will take place privately at St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the family guest register, please visit www.greenwoodfh.com .